The battle of Jutland and 1950s domestic dangers

Admiral Lord West describes a crucial First World War naval clash, while Suzannah Lipscomb tells us about her new BBC documentary: Hidden Killers of the Post-war Home


As we approach its centenary, Admiral Lord West describes a First World War naval clash between Britain and Germany that he believes decided the outcome of the conflict. Meanwhile, we speak to historian Suzannah Lipscomb about how technological innovations could be lethal in 1950s homes